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  • Amilinda Date Night

    Where to go for that first date or Anniversary

    Where to have a first dinner date is an important question, because it might lead to another important question — where to have dinner for the anniversary. For a first dinner date, a certain kind of place, where the mood is light, might be more important than how fancy it is. That’s how I feel […]

  • Chef Gregory Leon

    Chef of the Year: Sheperd Express Best of Milwaukee

    Gregory León, chef and co-owner of Amilinda, drew his Spanish-Portuguese menu from his travels. He is one the most approachable restaurateurs in the biz. Everything at Amilinda from tiles, exposed Cream City brick walls, paintings or the brightly colored rooster sitting on the chef’s counter (aka bar) has a story he is willing to share. […]

  • Amilinda Morcilla Starter

    An Alternative Top-30 Restaurant Guide

    Chef Gregory Leon combines the many roots of his existence—Oklahoma, Venezuela, San Francisco, a deep love of the food of Spain and Portugal—into a singular, precise, limited-menu vision in his first full restaurant. There are really only a few things to eat on any given night, so it is with a certain amount of trust […]

  • Amilinda Candle Wall Detail

    Exploring Spain through wine at Milwaukee restaurants

    Orry León, co-owner of the Spanish- and Portuguese-inspired restaurant Amilinda downtown, said half of the wine drinkers at Amilinda love Spanish wines and are thrilled they’re on Amilinda’s menu, while the others are completely unfamiliar with them. That’s where servers step in to ask, “What do you usually drink?” Then they can suggest a Spanish […]

  • The Best Restaurants in Milwaukee Right Now

    The Best Restaurants in Milwaukee Right Now

    If you’re like me, you get into a surprising number of silly disagreements with your significant other over where to eat… not because you want to go to different places, but because neither of you wants to make a decision. Now that winter is finally over in MKE, there’s an even larger pool of drink […]

  • Amilinda Date Night

    Where to go for that first date or Anniversary

    Where to have a first dinner date is an important question, because it might lead to another important question — where to have dinner for the anniversary. For a first dinner date, a certain kind of place, where the mood is light, might be more important than how fancy it is. That’s how I feel […]

  • Chef Gregory Leon

    Chef of the Year: Sheperd Express Best of Milwaukee

    Gregory León, chef and co-owner of Amilinda, drew his Spanish-Portuguese menu from his travels. He is one the most approachable restaurateurs in the biz. Everything at Amilinda from tiles, exposed Cream City brick walls, paintings or the brightly colored rooster sitting on the chef’s counter (aka bar) has a story he is willing to share. […]

  • Amilinda Morcilla Starter

    An Alternative Top-30 Restaurant Guide

    Chef Gregory Leon combines the many roots of his existence—Oklahoma, Venezuela, San Francisco, a deep love of the food of Spain and Portugal—into a singular, precise, limited-menu vision in his first full restaurant. There are really only a few things to eat on any given night, so it is with a certain amount of trust […]

  • Amilinda Candle Wall Detail

    Exploring Spain through wine at Milwaukee restaurants

    Orry León, co-owner of the Spanish- and Portuguese-inspired restaurant Amilinda downtown, said half of the wine drinkers at Amilinda love Spanish wines and are thrilled they’re on Amilinda’s menu, while the others are completely unfamiliar with them. That’s where servers step in to ask, “What do you usually drink?” Then they can suggest a Spanish […]

  • The Best Restaurants in Milwaukee Right Now

    The Best Restaurants in Milwaukee Right Now

    If you’re like me, you get into a surprising number of silly disagreements with your significant other over where to eat… not because you want to go to different places, but because neither of you wants to make a decision. Now that winter is finally over in MKE, there’s an even larger pool of drink […]